Parkhill Junior High School

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16500 Shadybank Dr

Dallas, TX 75248

(469) 593-5600

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Grades: 7 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 600

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

9 Parent Reviews for Parkhill Junior High School

My daughter is in her last year at this school and she hasn't liked the school since day 1. In elementary school she used to love being at school but within the first two weeks of her being at this school, she was begging me to let her do online school. First of all in girl's athletics, during the winter ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/14/14

Parkhill is an outstanding junior high! Adolescent age in general is difficult- I would not go back to being 13 for all the money in the world-- but that hardly has a thing to do with this school. Brentfield>Parkhill>Pearce is a private-school quality education for those who take advantage of it. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/10/14

I love parkhill I just moved here from North Carolina and my parents enrolled me into parkhill. I love it! Every one here has made me feel very safe and secure. The comments below are trash and we got new and improved staff. I love parkhill. GO RAIDERS!!

Posted by a other on 02/08/14

I agree totally with the previous post..if your child is not of a certain typical type that is average in every way, forget about sending your child here. Beyond a few,as in a couple, very great caring teachers, your atypical child will be in a "dropout factory" here. There is no support or interest ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/12/13

Transferred my child here and experienced many, many problems. The kids are horrendos bullies, and have made my kid cry! We are from Austin and he knew no one and what happened was that he was closed out from the other kids and no one even took a second to help him make friends. The other kids closed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/10/12

great school. transferred my kids from a high end private school. Parkhill was everybit as strong as where we came from, and in math and science. . . stronger. Excellent music program. Excellent Principal. best decision we ever made.

Posted by a parent on 03/11/10

i love park hill and the extracurricular r amazing i recommend this school to anyone

Posted by a student on 01/10/08

Outstanding Principal in Judy Marcum. She cares deeply for kids and it shows. Communication with parents is excellent. The community is very involved.

Posted by a parent on 08/24/07

This school is filled with teachers who show no care for the students. They do not prepare the students at all for Highschool.

Posted by a student on 08/23/07

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Test scores for Parkhill Junior High School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Parkhill Junior High School
Richardson Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Dallas schools — Parkhill Junior High School is located at 16500 Shadybank Dr, Dallas TX 75248. 16500 Shadybank Dr is in the 75248 ZIP code in Dallas, TX The school district for Parkhill Junior High School is the Richardson Isd. Parkhill Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 7 - 8.
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